Study on Incentives for the Use of Residential Sprinkler Systems issued by Research Foundation

Blog Post created by mikehazell Employee on Oct 27, 2010


As a mechanism to expand the installation of fire sprinkler systems in homes, the presence of “incentives” in a jurisdiction can potentially have a considerable impact on the building market and the overall cost of a sprinkler system. To evaluate the nature and impact of incentives, this study , conducted by Newport Partners, LLC for the Fire Protection Research Foundation , identified, characterized, and estimated the approximate value of sprinkler system incentives found in communities across the U.S.